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Descriptor English: Neoplasm Grading
Descriptor Spanish: Clasificación del Tumor
Descriptor Portuguese: Gradação de Tumores
Descriptor French: Grading des tumeurs
Entry term(s): Gleason Grading
Gleason Score
Grading, Gleason
Grading, Neoplasm
Grading, Tumor
Score, Gleason
Tumor Grading
Tree number(s): E01.789.612
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D060787
Scope note: Methods which attempt to express in replicable terms the level of CELL DIFFERENTIATION in neoplasms as increasing ANAPLASIA correlates with the aggressiveness of the neoplasm.
Annotation: IM general only; coordinate NIM with no qualifiers with neoplasm terms /diag, /diag image and or /pathol; do not confuse with NEOPLASM STAGING; grading is given in Arabic numerals, staging in Roman numerals
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Previous Indexing: Neoplasms or specifics /pathology (1974-2011)
Public MeSH Note: 2012
History Note: 2012
Related: Nomograms MeSH
DeCS ID: 54674
Unique ID: D060787
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Date Established: 2012/01/01
Date of Entry: 2011/06/24
Revision Date: 2017/07/11
Neoplasm Grading - Preferred
Concept UI M0555458
Scope note Methods which attempt to express in replicable terms the level of CELL DIFFERENTIATION in neoplasms as increasing ANAPLASIA correlates with the aggressiveness of the neoplasm.
Preferred term Neoplasm Grading
Entry term(s) Grading, Neoplasm
Grading, Tumor
Tumor Grading
Gleason Grading - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0555491
Scope note System of grading PROSTATE CANCER based on the degree of abnormality of the glandular archtecture of the tumor.
Preferred term Gleason Grading
Entry term(s) Grading, Gleason
Gleason Score - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0555492
Preferred term Gleason Score
Entry term(s) Score, Gleason



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